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Travel Tuesday: Nakum

Here’s today’s offering, Nakum. Nakum is a good place to see archaeologists at work since excavations are taking place on what is the Mayans ‘largest research project. Most of the excavation is taking place in the south group – the … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Topoxte

Here’s today’s Mayan site, Topoxte. Topoxte stands out from the other pre-Columbian Mayan ruins in Guatemala: It’s located on five islands in Yaxha Lake. An important example of Mayans occupying islands, Topoxte was at its peak a couple of centuries … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: El Ceibal

This month, I’m showcasing what I plan to do next year, God willing and the creek doesn’t rise! Heading off to Guatemala to see some famous and not so famous Mayan ruins. Let’s start with little beauty, El Ceibal. Surrounded … Continue reading

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